Stories James M Deem
Below you will find links to stories that I have written. Some stories come from published, mostly from mys earlier books for younger readers. Others come from unpublished manuscripts.
The Siege of Kildrummy Castle -- a very short story about the aftermath of the siege at a Scottish castle and an unfortunate blacksmith
The Deadly Siege of Rochester Castle -- an account of one of the most famous castle sieges of all time
Master James of St. George, Castle Builder -- a short biography of the early career of Master James, considered by many to be the best castle builder of all
Beaumaris Castle, Master James's Masterpiece -- a description of the Welch castle, including its revolutionary but ultimately flawed design
A Few Words about Castle Toilets -- one of the most overlooked, but quite important, parts of a medieval castle
Cave of the Glowing Skulls -- an account of the discovery of a Honduras cave filled with human bones
Floyd Collins: Trapped in Sand Cave-- one of the biggest and most tragic cave adventures ever reported
The Hidden Treasure of Lascaux Cave -- a visit to one of the most important caves ever found and now closed to most people
Six Months Alone in Midnight Cave -- an account of one of the most unusual--and longest--cave stays ever recorded
Serena's Ghost -- a ghost story about a family that didn't know how to investigate ghosts.
The Ghost Detective -- a ghost story about a real ghost detective from the late 1800s.
A Seafaring Ghost -- a story about an accident on the high seas and a ghostly rescue
The Bleeding House -- a family's unsettling experiences in an old English manor house
The Mummy's Eyes -- a story that gave my own children major shivers for a long time
The Glencairn Ghost -- a tragic tale about a haunted house in Ireland
< The Haunting of Abbey House -- an account of well-researched haunting in Cambridge, England
The Pleading Ghost -- a story about the ghost of a young boy
The Sauchie Poltergeist -- a poltergeist story from Scotland
The Lemon Grove Girl -- a sad story about stolen mummy displayed at a California museum
The Curse of King Tut's Tomb -- a factual look at a story created by the rumor mill
Lindow Man -- how a famous bog body was discovered and what it told scientists
The Mummy on the Titanic -- the truth about whether a cursed mummy was aboard the ill-fated ship
Elmer McCurdy-- the story of a bank robber who was turned into a mummy for profit
Time Travel Stories
The Aberfan Disaster -- a mine disaster in Wales may have been foretold by dreams and premonitions
A Drowning -- a story of a vision of a tragedy in a past time.
The Ghosts of the Trianon -- a famous story that combines both ghosts and time travel
Reincarnation and the Titanic -- could someone who died on the Titanic have been reincarnated later?
The Facts About Time Travel -- this account describes what time travel really is (and isn't)
Two Mistaken Ideas About Time Travel -- just what the title says
The Ghost Town Treasure -- a story about three boys and the unexpected treasure they found in a deserted building
The Red River Treasure -- an account about a missing treasure left behind by four bank robbers
The Lost Treasure of the Bighorn River -- a compelling story about a lost shipment of gold
Hunting for the Donner Party -- discovering information can be as rewarding as finding money
Treasure of the Lost Dutchman's Gold Mine -- a story bout one of the most famous treasures of all
The Missing Treasure of Clifford, Colorado -- a tale about the missing treasure from a stagecoach robbery
Three Types of UFO -- A group of mini-stories that describe the three types of UFO: the UAP, the IFO, and the TRUFO
A UFO Possibility in Montvale, NJ -- A story about a three boys boot-skating on a school playground...until a UFO lands (or does it?
Three Types of Close Encounters -- Stories that explain the first three types of Close Encounters
A Close Encounter of the 4th Kind-- A fascinating story about a Close Encounter of the Fourth Kind
Four Tips for a Close Encounter -- Four suggestions, supplemented with stories, for improving your chances to see a UFO
Three More Tips for a Close Encounter -- Three more suggestions to help you see a UFO